Welcome to the Crime Victims Helpline

Freephone 116 006

Monday to Friday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday and Holidays 2:00 – 4:00 pm 


Crime Victims Helpline offers support to all victims of crime in Ireland. We support, inform and empower victims of crime and all those impacted by crime.

We are here to listen. We can provide you with information about the criminal justice system. We can tell you about other victim support organisations and resources in your community.

Crime Victims Helpline can be contacted at:

Freephone 116 006


Text: 085 133 7711

Our hours are:

Monday through Friday- 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday and Holidays- 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Sunday- Closed

Outside of these hours you can leave a message and your call will be returned during the next Helpline open hours.


Latest News

It is important to note that travel restrictions do not apply to you if you are a victim of domestic violence in need of help. Services such as Women's Aid and Men's Aid Ireland are still accessible to you. During this lockdown many of us may not be safe staying at home and it is important to know help is available.

www.stillhere.ie is a new website created by the Department of Justice Ireland in order to raise awareness during this difficult time. It contains many useful resources and pieces of information related to domestic abuse. If you are currently struggling, know that you are not alone and that there are many supports available to help you. Please reach out for support if you feel you need it.
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IRVA Irish Road Victims Association is arranging their annual memorial for those who have been the victim of road traffic accidents. The ceremony is arrange to take place November 15th, the UN World Remembrance Day for Road Traffic Victims.

IRVA has kindly invited family members and loved ones to contact them if you would like to participate. They are arranging to create personalized memorial candles for the bereaved in advance of the memorial day itself.

They invite you to contact them directly via facebook or email them at irva@eircom.net before October 15th if you'd like to take part in this touching tribute.The Human Impact. Our loved ones killed in preventable crashes. RIP.

Each one, much more than just a number to their families, friends and communities.

Please always use our roads responsibly and let’s all get home safely to our families.

In IRVA, we work to honour their memory, to reduce road dangers and to support families affected nationwide.

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